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Address: Bangrak Pier, Moo 4, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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Phone Number:
(66) 077 246 086-8
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00

SEATRAN DISCOVERY mainly provides passengers high-speed ferry service at...

SEATRAN DISCOVERY mainly provides passengers high-speed ferry service at Koh Samui, Koh Phangan and Koh Tao, with Bus and minivan services on the main land that connected with the routes from Donsak pier to the top destinations on Andaman sea, such as Krabi, Aonang, Koh Lanta, Koh Phi Phi and Phuket.

You can now travel with the routes to and from;

Bangkok (Khaosan Rd.)

Suratthani Airport / town

Nakornsrithammarat Airport

Koh Samui / Samui Airport

Koh Phangan

Koh Tao

Krabi Town


Railey Beach

Koh Lanta

KOh PhiPhi

Phuket (Rassada Pier)

Looking forward to having you onboard.

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Very busy

Having to wait for the ferry lined up in the sun. Very average ferry. Was a little scared as we came from Koh phangan full moon so it was really packed

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Having to wait for the ferry lined up in the sun. Very average ferry. Was a little scared as we came from Koh phangan full moon so it was really packed

Thank ilw8foru
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd suggest avoiding them - travel time they state is false. Trip from Koh Tao to Koh Samui took 3h vs. 2h Pros: - boats less full than Lomprayah - better for those who get sea sick Cons: - old boats and not the cleanest - times are not true (Koh Samui to Koh Phangan takes 2h and not 1.5h,... More 

Thank LeonardTravels-IT
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to office to buy ticket for the next day and told they cant sell a ticket for the following day, you must turn up on the day of travel to buy the ticket, so returned the next day to be told ( You book ticket ?. No!. Ferry full all ready, you not go.). Ok cheers then. How about... More 

Thank john D
Paris, France
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8 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This compagny is not trustworthy, even through it is the cheapest one : The bus is old, and we strongly suspect that they open up our bag and stole one of our phone from our luggage. The transfer bus is indeed inside the boat while it's navigating, and the traveler are isolated for 1h-1h30 from their stuff. They didn't stole... More 

Thank Manabix
Chaweng, Thailand
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Tuesday - January 10th 2017, happened to have to take a business trip via Seatran Discovery Ferry from Bangrak Pier, Koh Samui on the 8:00 am. ferry to Koh Phangan (Normally Seatran Ferry is already rated less than 3 over all). I got done with the business before noon, so got back to the Seatran Ferry Ticket Office wanting to... More 

Thank Paul C
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

A simple excusrion with adequate yet limited service. If you can afford a speedboat tour with guide, do it. Otherwise go with the flow, take your time and don't expect much.

Thank Robert K
Durban, South Africa
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We took the Sea Tran discovery between Koh Phangan and Koh Samui (both ways). On both cases, the estimated time was 30mins but the actual time was 90mins. There was bad weather, but at one stage we spent about 15-20 mins waiting to berth. Still, it's a cheap way to get to Kho Pha Ngan

Thank Wrightoff
Merced, California
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

I booked a round trip from Koh Samui to Koh Tao in December, due to the storm at that day, the ferry was canceled by SeaTran not me. But SeaTran only refunded me 70% of the tickets price. I contacted a manager at SeaTran, whose name is Michele Lanariad. He is very rude and unprofessional. I had to call my... More 

Thank llwnk
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15 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Due to heavy rain it was delayed. Travel speed is 17km/h, so travel time was about 1,5 hour. Avoid upper deck during rain

Thank Dmitry K
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We choose them to get from Koh Tao to Koh Lanta. Quite a journey! Organisation seemed to be chaotic from frond to end. Finally we arrived one hour later - mainly because our bus (which was full) waited for people which did not come (?). Communication was non existent.

Thank Matthias V

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